Under general supervision, performs routine tasks related to the operation, maintenance, repair, service, testing and inspection of equipment, machinery and fixtures in accordance with general direction and established procedures. Performs painting, grounds maintenance, and assists other maintenance classifications as assigned. Performs all other duties of subordinate maintenance classifications.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Performs routine corrective, preventative maintenance and scheduled tests, inspections, and service at assigned locations.
Maintains the condition and appearance of buildings, machinery, equipment and spaces as assigned by supervision.
Ability to perform carpentry duties as assigned.
Duties and tasks are varied, and range from moderately to considerably complex.
Applies advance skills in area of specialization.
May adapt procedures, techniques, tools, materials and/or equipment to meet special needs
May periodically assist in orienting, training, assigning and checking the work of lower level employees.
Works under minimal supervision.
Documents events, occurrences and activities with work orders, reports, schedules, logs and journals
Moving and grounds work may be assigned as needed.
All other duties as assigned.
Requirements High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Minimal three (3) years work experience in a Level I capacity.
Experience and expertise in building maintenance.
Preferred licensure requirements can be any of the following: State of Michigan certification in an affiliated field for maintenance, or any other certifications or licensure that would apply to the general maintenance field.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities
Knowledge and experience in utilizing tools and equipment safety.
The ability to read and understand instructions, directions, blueprints, schematics, drawings and manuals.
Ability to work independently.
Proficient in using a computer for work orders, logs, time and attendance.
Ability to follow directions.
Job requires repetitive lifting of light weight objects with frequent bending and stooping, or repetitively lift average weight objects where frequent bending or stooping alternates with lighter activities. Occasionally lifts heavy objects (over 50 pounds).
The physical ability to left heavy to moderately heavy tools, equipment, supplies, etc.
The ability to climb stairs, stages, scaffolds and ladders.
Working conditions vary, exposed to all weather conditions as well as noise and heat when working indoors or outdoors.
Care and alertness are required in performing job tasks; hazards are reduced by observation of safety rules.
$25.47 per hour/IUOE-M Grade 2
Anticipated Work Schedule
Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Some after hours and weekend work may be required.
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